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The Resource The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit, Michael Finkel

The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit, Michael Finkel

Label
The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit
Title
The stranger in the woods
Title remainder
the extraordinary story of the last true hermit
Statement of responsibility
Michael Finkel
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Documents the true story of a man who endured an isolated existence in a tent in the Maine woods, never speaking with others and surviving by stealing supplies from nearby cabins, for twenty-seven years, and illuminates the reasons behind his solitary life."--
Summary
Documents the true story of a man who endured a hardscrabble, isolated existence in a tent in the Maine woods, never speaking with others and surviving by stealing supplies from nearby cabins, for 27 years, in a portrait that illuminates the survival means he developed and the reasons behind his solitary life. Map(s).
Writing style
Award
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Assigning source
Publisher description
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10554525
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Finkel, Michael
Dewey number
  • 974.1/22043092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT9991.K65
LC item number
F56 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Knight, Christopher Thomas
  • Hermits
  • Recluses
  • Thieves
  • Survival
  • Solitude
  • Smithfield Region (Me.)
Summary expansion
ATLAS
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the extraordinary story of the North Pond hermit
Label
The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit, Michael Finkel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20847643
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9781101875681
Lccn
2016029910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(DLC)BK0018979513
Label
The stranger in the woods : the extraordinary story of the last true hermit, Michael Finkel
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20847643
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
203 pages
Isbn
9781101875681
Lccn
2016029910
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(DLC)BK0018979513

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